Our Little Album of Dublin: a Chat and a Poetry Treasure Hunt!


With Tarsila Krüse and Juliette Saumande BOOKED OUT

Age 5+

Sunday 17 November

Time: 11.00am – 11.50am

Venue: Boys’ School, Smock Alley Theatre

Free entry, Booking essential as places are limited


Take a walk through Dublin where you don’t have to get out of your chair! Learn all about the creative process for the book My Little Album of Dublin (The O’Brien Press) by Tarsila Krüse and Juliette Saumande. Join them in a poetry treasure hunt around the room, figure out the clues, answer some questions and come back with some treasures that will help you create your very own poem! A fun-filled event, full of art and games, perfect for a chilly Sunday morning.



Tarsila Krüse is an award-winning children’s book illustrator born in Brazil and based in Dublin, passionate about languages, books and drawing (and pistachio ice-cream). Her favourite things to draw are people and animals, especially dogs! She loves visiting schools and libraries and facilitating illustration workshops around the country. Tarsila has several picture books published as Gaeilge and in English.

tarsilakruse.com, @tarsilakruse

Juliette Saumande is a French writer based in Dublin. She has published over 40 books in French and English. When she’s not writing, she can be found translating books, reading books, recommending books, talking about books and building forts with books. She enjoys things like tap-dancing and liquorice.